Des Plaines, IL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Des Plaines, Illinois Info Snack

Population
58,673
Unemployment
4.5%
Poverty
8.5%
Median Home
$256,700
Median Income
$69,760
Median Rent
$1,144

Des Plaines SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
8
Amenities
9.5
Education
8
Commute
5

Des Plaines, IL Crime Report

706
Total Crimes
1,196.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-51.70%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Des Plaines
/ 100k People
Illinois
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 706 1,196.1 2,253.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 56 94.9 406.9 366.7
Murder 2 3.4 6.6 5.0
Robbery 13 22.0 98.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 30 50.8 254.0 250.2
Property Crime 650 1,101.3 1,846.5 2,109.9
Burglary 66 111.8 271.7 340.5
Larceny 550 931.8 1,426.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 34 57.6 148.2 219.9

Des Plaines, IL Cost Of Living

112
Des Plaines's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Des Plaines Illinois National Average
Overall 112 98 100
Services 109 98 100
Groceries 104 97 100
Health 100 100 100
Housing 123 95 100
Transportation 125 112 100
Utilities 93 97 100

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Rankings for Des Plaines in Illinois

Map Of Des Plaines, IL

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Population over time in Des Plaines

Year Population % Change
2019 58,673 -0.0%
2018 58,694 -0.2%
2017 58,805 0.1%
2016 58,755 -0.3%
2015 58,930 0.2%
2014 58,802 0.4%
2013 58,569 0.5%
2012 58,302 0.7%
2011 57,909 1.0%
2010 57,357 -

Race / Ethnicity in Des Plaines

White
63.1% (37,051)
African American
2.0% (1,181)
American Indian
0.1% (79)
Asian
13.2% (7,731)
Hawaiian
0.1% (83)
Other
0.2% (139)
Two Or More
2.0% (1,151)
Hispanic
19.2% (11,258)
Race Des Plaines IL USA
White 63.1% 61.3% 60.7%
African American 2.0% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 13.2% 5.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.0% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 19.2% 17.1% 18.0%

Gender in Des Plaines

Female
51.2% (30,065)
Male
48.8% (28,607)
Gender Des Plaines IL USA
Female 51.2% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.8% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Des Plaines for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (4,107)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (2,933)
High School / GED
23.0% (13,494)
Some College
18.0% (10,561)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (5,280)
Bachelor's Degree
25.0% (14,668)
Master's Degree
10.0% (5,867)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,173)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (586)
Education Des Plaines IL USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 23.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 25.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Des Plaines, Illinois

Less than $10,000
4.8% (280,921)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.2% (188,945)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.4% (378,154)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.5% (558,164)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.9% (637,264)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.2% (1,066,399)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.6% (738,175)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.5% (1,084,794)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.2% (539,769)
$200,000 or more
6.7% (394,709)
Income Des Plaines IL USA
Less than $10,000 4.8% 6.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.2% 3.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.4% 8.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.5% 8.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.9% 11.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.2% 16.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.6% 12.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.5% 16.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.2% 7.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 6.7% 8.3% 7.7%

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